Teesta Setalvad

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Activist Setalvad Gets Bail In 2002 Gujarat Riots Case: SC

Activist Teesta Setalvad was granted interim bail by the Supreme Court in connection with the 2002 Gujarat riots case, on September 2. Teesta Setalvad is accused of drafting false statements of witnesses and submitting them before the Nanavati commission set up to investigate the riots. Notably, Teesta Setalvad had filed an appeal in the Apex Court challenging the orders of the session court, denying bail.

Fri, 02 Sep 2022 - 06:25 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Activist Teesta, 2002 gujarat riots, Bail, Supreme Court, interim bail

Courtesy: India Today

Teesta and Sreekumar

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Activist Setalvad, Former DGP Sreekumar Sent For 14-Days Judicial Custody In 2002 Gujarat Riots Case

An Ahmedabad court announced 14-days of judicial custody to activist Teesta Setalvad and former Director-General of Police RB Sreekumar. The two were arrested over the allegations of fabrication of evidence regarding the 2002 Gujarat riots cases.  After being arrested, Setalvad and RB Sreekumar were produced before… read-more

Sun, 03 Jul 2022 - 09:47 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: 2002 gujarat riots, Teesta Water Pact, DGP RB Sreekumar, Ahmedabad Court, PM Narendra Modi

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Gujarat Riots 2002

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UK Seeks Repatriation Of Bodies Of 3 Victims Killed In 2002 Gujarat Riots

A United Kingdom MP sought the repatriation of the bodies of three victims in the 2002 Gujarat riots, on February 9. Marking the 20th anniversary of the riots, Labour MP Kim Leadbeater made the demand for repatriation of bodies during a discussion. Notably, the Indian High Commission in London said it “took note” of the discussion, and said, the families of the victims had not yet approached the Indian mission.

Thu, 10 Feb 2022 - 02:59 PM / by Shaloo Priya

Tags: India, United Kingdom, 2002 gujarat riots, victim, Return

Courtesy: India Today

Supreme Court of India.

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SC Adjourns Plea Of Gujarat Riots Victim Over Petetioner's Request

Over Zakia Jafri's plea against SIT's clean chit to PM Narendra Modi over 2002 riots, the Supreme Court adjourned by two weeks on April 13. The matter will be discussed on next hearing as the petitioner has circulated a letter seeking adjournment in the case, said Justice A M Khanwilkar. Earlier, the plea was scheduled on March 16 for hearing in the apex court but was deferred to April 13.

Tue, 13 Apr 2021 - 05:46 PM / by Sohini Mandal

Tags: Supreme Court of India, gujarat riots, Plea, 2002 gujarat riots

Courtesy: The Economic Times